daily reflections

  • To Fast or Not to Fast

    Jan 18, 2021
    Reflect, today, upon your approach to fasting and other penitential practices. Do you fast? Do you make regular sacrifices so as to strengthen your will and help you to turn more fully to Christ? Or has this healthy spiritual practice been somewhat neglected in your life?
  • Newness of Life

    Jan 17, 2021
    Reflect, today, upon the fact that God invites you to live a new life of grace in Him. He has some new mission for you to daily fulfill, and He promises to give you all you need to live it. Say “Yes” to the call He gives you, and you will see incredible things happen in your life.
  • Be Made Clean

    Jan 14, 2021
    Reflect, today, upon your closest relationships in life. And then consider which of your sins most directly hurts those relationships. Whatever comes to mind, you can be certain that Jesus wants to rid you of that spiritual leprosy within your soul.
  • More Demons Driven Out

    Jan 13, 2021
    Reflect, today, upon the importance of confidently rebuking the evil one and the many lies he tempts us to believe. Rebuke him with the truth and authority of Christ and pay no attention to what he says.
  • Confronting the Evil One

    Jan 12, 2021
    Reflect, today, upon the fact that the evil one is constantly at work all around us. Consider the people and circumstances in your life where the pure and holy Truth of God is attacked and rejected.
  • Preaching by Example

    Jan 08, 2021
    Reflect, today, upon your mission to evangelize others by the simple act of allowing your life of prayer and devotion to be known by them. Let them see you pray, and if they ask, share with them the fruits of your prayer.
  • Good News Travels Fast

    Jan 07, 2021
    Reflect, today, on the most difficult teaching of Jesus you have struggled with. Everything He says and everything He has taught is for your good.
  • A Unique and Sacred Calling

    Dec 30, 2020
    Reflect, today, upon how well you imitate this holy woman in your own life. Do you foster an interior life of prayer and penance and daily seek to devote yourself to the glory of God and the salvation of your soul?
  • Wonder and Awe

    Dec 29, 2020
    Reflect, today, upon how fully you have allowed your mind to engage the incredible mystery that we celebrate this holy season.
  • Courage in the Face of Evil

    Dec 28, 2020
    Reflect, today, upon the will of God for your life. In what ways is God calling you to be like Saint Joseph and protect the most innocent and most vulnerable? How are you being called to be a guardian of those entrusted to your care?
  • Proclaim and Rejoice!

    Dec 22, 2020
    Proclaiming must always come first, even if we feel as though there is nothing to rejoice about. But if you can commit yourself to the proclamation of the greatness of God, you will suddenly find that you have discovered the deepest cause of joy in life: God Himself.
  • Religious Politicians

    Dec 14, 2020
    Reflect, today, upon the backwards approach taken by the Pharisees when they were confronted with a difficult question. Make the choice not to follow their example, choosing instead the unwavering convictions that you are called to embrace by your faith.
  • Recognizing the Almighty

    Dec 13, 2020
    Reflect, today, upon your calling to imitate these virtues of St. John the Baptist. Do you see your duty in life as one that is singularly focused upon putting your eyes on Christ and pointing others to Him?